Your Outside In-House Counsel

Serving All of Your Business Needs Including:

Business Incorporation

Business Licensing

Contract Review and Drafting

Employment Law Advising

Trademark Research & Filing


Thinking of Opening a Small Business?

Many laws and regulations will apply to your business, whether you are aware of them or not! Don’t go it alone. Make Donaldson Legal Counseling PLLC your first stop.

Ready to Hire?

Already in business and ready to hire your first employee? Get ready for major change! Hiring employees is a major step for small businesses. Many new requirements will apply to your business, whether you are aware of them or not! Don’t go it alone. Get advice before you hire from Donaldson Legal Counseling PLLC.

Ready to Protect Your Business?

Don’t let others infringe on your hard work! File a Federal Trademark with advice from Donaldson Legal Counseling PLLC.

Thinking of a Name for Your New Product?

Don’t spend money on a product name that cannot be trademarked. Choose product names strategically with trademark research and advising by Donaldson Legal Counseling PLLC.


Donaldson Legal Counseling PLLC

A Small Business and Trademark Boutique Firm serving New York, Washington, DC, and Maryland.

Principal Attorney

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Tiffany A. Donaldson, Esq. is admitted to practice law in New York, Washington, DC, Maryland, and Florida (inactive in Florida). Tiffany graduated magna cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law in May 2007, and was inducted into the Order of the Coif, a selective legal honor society.  After graduating, Tiffany secured a prestigious appellate clerkship, clerking for Judge James A. Kenney, III, of the Maryland Court of Special Appeals for two years.

Tiffany has worked in a wide variety of business legal positions over the last 9 years, including working as a commercial lawyer, corporate lawyer, compliance lead, legal course instructor, discovery attorney, project manager, and managing attorney.

Tiffany opened her own legal counseling business in 2014, first as a sole proprietor in Maryland. After relocating to Brooklyn, New York, Tiffany launched Donaldson Legal Counseling PLLC to serve the needs of the growing small business community. Tiffany maintains an office is Maryland and continues to serve the Maryland and Washington, DC, small business communities.  To date, Tiffany has served over 40 small businesses, assisting them with everything from incorporation and corporate meetings, to franchise negotiations, contract drafting, and employment issues.



Phone: (301) 332-2354


New York Office Location: 81 Prospect Place, 7th Floor, Brooklyn, New York 11201

Maryland Office Location: 712 Cloverly Street, Silver Spring, MD 20905

Mailing Address: 438 41st Street, No. 3, Brooklyn, NY11232